Boston Celtics defeat Milwaukee Bucks, 102-97

MILWAUKEE - And on the 13th day, the Celtics rested.

The Celtics blew a 15-point lead before defeating the Milwaukee Bucks in overtime last night at the Bradley Center, 102-97, their eighth game in 12 days.

Celtics forward Paul Pierce scored a game-high 28 points, guard Ray Allen scored 27, and they combined to nail six free throws in the final 24.9 seconds to seal the win.

"Listen, to play eight games in 12 days and then hang in there and win this game and go 7-1...